Born in Seoul, S. Korea 1989

saejun.kim@yale.edu

EDUCATION

2021     MFA, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2015     BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

EXHIBITIONS

 

2021     To Hear No Echo, Yale sculpture MFA thesis, New Haven, CT

2018     Accumulated Loss, Art Space Anygol, Goyang-si, South Korea

 

2017     Lie To Me, Burren College of Art Residency Program, Ballyvaughan, Ireland

              Nature vs. Nurture, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL

              Solo Show, Comfort Station, Chicago, IL 

   Here and After, Korean Cultural Center of Chicago Art Gallery, Wheeling, IL

 

2016     Sustainability Show, Waterfall Gallery, New York, NY

 

              Bridgeport Artist walk, Fat City, Chicago, IL

 

              Structure, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL

 

2015     Entropy and Industry, Fat City, Chicago, IL

 

              Bachelors of Fine Art Show, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

              Visiting Artist Exhibition, The Chicago Academy for the Arts, Chicago, IL

 

2014     Call & Response, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL

 

2013     Frontier Exhibition, Morpho Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

2012     To / From Public critique Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

              Alumni Show, The Chicago Academy for the Arts, Chicago, IL

 

              Art Bash, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

 

RESIDENCY

2017     Burren College of Art, Ireland

2017     New Zealand Pacific Studio, New Zealand

2016     ACRE, Steuben, WI

 

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

 

2021     George R. Bunker Award, Yale University

2015     “Shaping the Future” Award, Remet Corporation

 

2012     Buonanno Scholarship Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

2007     Presidential Scholarship Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

 

PUBLICATION

 

2021     2021 MFA thesis exhibitions in Sculpture, Art & Education

2015     F news magazine, School of the Art Institute of Chicago